24/7 vigilance over Corona Virus: Chief Epidemiologist

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- Though Sri Lanka was out of the 'Danger Zone' of the Corona Virus, reported first from Wuhan in China, all pre-emptive measures had been taken to prevent an infected patient ente... Read More

UNP says Govt. trying to abolish 19A

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- The United National Party today called all progressive forces to join in its efforts in defeating the Government's effort to abolish the 19th Amendment to the Constitution. UNP ... Read More

Unity among UNPers vital to face upcoming elections: Ruwan

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- UNP Gampaha District MP Ruwan Wijewardene over the weekend called for unity among the UNPers to face the upcoming General Elections. Speaking at a public gathering organised by ... Read More

CCD records statement from HC Judge Gihan Pilapitiya

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- Colombo Crime Division recorded a statement from the Judge of the Embilipitiya High Court, Gihan Pilapitiya for more than three hours regarding the telephone conversation he had ... Read More

Will not sign any agreement inimical to the country: PM

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa said yesterday that the government would not sign any agreement which is inimical to the interests of the country. Issuing a statement, the Prim... Read More

Karu will settle UNP issue this week: Mujibur

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- Stating that Speaker Karu Jayasuriya would resolve the UNP crisis within this week, a UNP MP today said that prominent members of the party should be prepared to make sacrifices ... Read More

Keheliya and Jayampathy discharged over bribery case

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- Complying with the High Court Order over the maintainability of the case, the Colombo Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne today discharged Minister Keheliya Rambukwella and former C... Read More

Heavy traffic in Ward Place

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- Traffic congestion was reported in and around Ward Place in Colombo due to a protest carried out by the university students, Police said. Published by HT Digital Content Service... Read More

Fmr judge Padmini Ranawaka at CCD

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- Former High Court Judge Padmini Ranawaka arrived at the Colombo Crimes Division (CCD) to give a statement in connection with the telephone conversation she had with the former St... Read More

Malaysia sends plastic waste back to SL and 12 other countries

Sri Lanka, Jan. 20 -- Malaysia has sent back 150 containers of plastic waste to 13 countries, including Sri Lanka, since the third quarter of last year, the Sky news reported. The country's environme... Read More